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Monday, July 29, 2019

Now Showing: Coco

2:00pm at Storytime Room at University City Regional

Join us for movie at the Library this Summer! Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz.

Reading Buddies

2:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

2:00pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.*Registration is limited

Job Seeking: Write a Winning Resume

2:00pm at Community Room at Hickory Grove

Learn the tips and strategies to writing a resume that will beat the ATS and get you hired!

Tech Toys

Bring a friend along and play with our cool tech toys, build video games, design circuits, and play with robots using Sphero Ozobot, Snap Circuits or Bloxel.

Reading Buddies

2:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Reading Buddies

2:30pm at Mint Hill

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.*Registration is limited

Lego Program

3:00pm at Community Room at South County Regional

Learn mathematical concepts of sorting, building, and geometry while using Lego building blocks. This program is for school-aged children who have completed kindergarten.

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

3:00pm at Children's Programming Room at Morrison Regional

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which children need to develop in order to read and write.

Reading Buddies

3:00pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

CMLibrary Presents: Amy St. Aubin

3:00pm at Mint Hill

Write a haiku about the earth and create a watercolor landscape that reflects your words. Ages 12-18 (18 year olds must be enrolled in High School). Registration is required.

Charlotte Meckenburg Library Presents: Teens, Let's Talk!

3:00pm at Teen Media Room at Hickory Grove

Learn about the aspects of good character and explore real-world decision-making during this interactive weekly session with Mr.

Learn, Connect, Play: Wii-U Gaming

3:00pm at The Block in Spangler Library at ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center

Preteens ages 7-11, grab your friends and come play Wii-U and have some fun while developing literacy, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Players can sign in starting at 2:45 p.m.

Reading Buddies

3:30pm at Children's Area at Morrison Regional

If you are between the ages of 5-11, increase your reading confidence, fluency and comprehension by reading aloud with a library volunteer during a 30-minute 1-on-1 session.

Tutoring for Teens

Come receive Math help ages 11-18.

Now Showing: US

5:00pm at Sugar Creek

A family's serene beach vacation turns to chaos when their doppelgängers appear and begin to terrorize them. This movie is rated R.

Learn, Connect, Play: Chess

5:00pm at Teen Corner at Matthews

Chess encourages cooperation, problem solving and strategic thinking skills. Test your skills in 1-on-1 or group chess games.

Teen STEAM 101

5:30pm at Community Room at Steele Creek

Technology - Experiment and explore new technologies. This session we'll be learning with Bloxels.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (6PM-7PM) on Monday evenings.

Spanish Conversation Club

6:00pm at Conference Room at Steele Creek

Practice your Spanish speaking and listening skills in a relaxed group environment. No lectures, just conversation!

STEAM 101: Ready, Set, Paint with Watercolors!

6:00pm at Meeting Room at Scaleybark

Innovate, experiment, and explore the arts! Join us as participants are walked through the process of creating an original watercolor painting they can take home. All supplies will be provided.

SHAN Wallace @ the Library

6:00pm at Randolph Room at Beatties Ford Road Regional

Join us as award winning artist SHAN Wallace visits the Beatties Ford Library to share her award-winning photographic skills with our community.

Yoga Storytime

6:00pm at Cornelius Room at Cornelius

Bring your family out to enjoy stories coupled with fun and easy yoga moves. Discover how movement can bring stories to life in new ways in this storytime.

Webb Hubbell: Mystery Novelist, Reading and Author discussion

6:30pm at Community Room at Morrison Regional

Webb Hubbell a nationally recognized, award winning author and popular lecturer, will talk about his recent Jack Patterson mystery, EAST END, and how his fiction weaves in his thoughts on the U.S.

Paws to Read

6:30pm at Matthews

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog. 15-minute slots are available from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Technology Tutors: One-on-One Support Session

Sign up for a 60-minute individual session with a volunteer to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics.

Paws to Read

Boost your reading skills and confidence by reading aloud to a volunteer therapy dog.

Family Storytime: Pajama Storytime

7:00pm at Community Room at Matthews

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading in your child.

Technology Tutoring

One-on-one computer help with a technology tutor for a 1-hour session (7PM-8PM) on Monday evenings.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Literacy Scavenger Hunt: Dog Days of Summer!

(All day) at Myers Park

Cool off inside the library while learning about a variety of popular dog breeds by completing this month's literacy scavenger hunt. Everyone who finishes the scavenger hunt will receive a prize!